Master of Arts in Strategic Communication
University of Iowa

Program Details

The University of Iowa offers an online Master of Arts in Strategic Communication. The program prepares students with conceptual skills needed for a variety of careers in communications. Curriculum emphasizes professional principles at the core of communications.


  • The iMSA program welcomes students with a bachelor’s degree in any academic discipline, subject to certain business background prerequisites
  • Applicants must have a GPA of at least 3.0 on a 4.0 scale
  • The GRE is NOT required for this program
  • International applicants to the program who are not native English speakers must also submit TOEFL scores. Applicants with TOEFL scores below 100 (600 on the paper-based test) will not be considered for admission
  • A statement of purpose
  • Students are asked to submit two writing samples
  • An up-to-date CV or resume
  • Recommendations

School Accreditation Statement

North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission